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Mass Schedule

On the Lord’s Day
5:30 PM

8:00, 9:30 and11:00 AM, 12:30 PM

A Senior Citizen Bus
runs for the 11:00 AM Mass

Monday to Friday:
8:00 and 11:30 AM

Saturday Morning:
9:00 AM

Holy Days of Obligation
7:30 PM Vigil (evening before)
8:00 and 11:30 AM
on Holy Day

Sacrament of

11:00 AM to 12:00 Noon


New This Fall:
The Catholicism Series

The Catholicism Series brings the beauty, goodness and truth of the Church to life so that you can better understand and share your faith. With creator and host Father Robert Barron, you will learn:

WHAT Catholics believe and WHY

CATHOLICISM  is a multimedia study program designed to help you feel the depths of conviction that touch the heart, illumine the mind and stir the soul.  You will be immersed in the art, architecture, literature, beliefs and practices of the Catholic tradition.

Thursday evenings 7:30 – 9:00
Parish Center

October 2 –December 11
Free to all parishioners of St. Peter the Apostle


or email EBowen@saint-peter.org


Adult Altar Servers
Needed for Funerals

We Remember, We Celebrate, We Believe

Our Catholic funeral rite confidently proclaims that God has created each person for eternal life, and that Jesus Christ by his death and resurrection has conquered sin and death. This celebration of the funeral rite affirms and expresses the union of the Church on earth with the Church in heaven in the one great communion of saints. St. Peter’s is need of Adult Servers to assist with this celebration.

Funeral masses are normally scheduled for 9:30 and 10:30 in the morning. Please consider this beautiful ministry if your schedule allows, it does not require a large time commitment. If you should have any questions please contact Theresa Bruno: 201-261-3366.


Office Hours

Rectory Office Hours
Fridays in July and August
9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

The remaining hours during the week and on weekends will remain the same. See the Office Hours page for more details.

Please note the shortened hours on Fridays if you need to secure keys for any event occurring on Friday evenings.

Thank you and have a wonderful summer!


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New St. Peter’s

St. Peter’s is now using a new online calendar. The calendar is color coded by room for easier viewing. You can change the view from monthly to weekly, daily or list view with just a click.

We link the Monthly View and Daily View from our website for convenience in Quick Links and under the Welcome button, but the other views are just a click away once on the calendar page.

For smartphone viewing, select the List or Agenda view. The calendar is also printable in any view.

Questions? Contact Jane Daly at jdaly@saint-peter.org


Family Shelter Ministry
Donations Needed

Family Shelter Ministry:
Donations needed for delivery

August 9th or 10th
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon


Through the generosity of volunteers and donations, this ministry supports Family Promise of Bergen County at no monetary cost to St. Peter’s. Your donations of supplies and food are greatly appreciated!



Family Shelter Ministry
Hosting Week Volunteers Needed

Family Shelter Ministry:
Volunteers Needed! 

August 10-17, 2014


St. Peter’s will be hosting homeless families with children from Family Promise of Bergen County on Sunday evening, August 10 through Sunday morning August 17.  Below is the schedule for our hosting week:

• Sunday, Monday August 10, 11: Temple Avodat Shalom
• Tuesday, Wednesday August 12, 13:  St. Joseph’s
• Thursday August 14:  First Congregational Church
• Friday, Saturday August 15, 16:  St. Peter’s

We need help with the following tasks:

Overnight Hosts (2 people each night 8:30 pm – 6:30 am) on Friday and Saturday 8/15, 16
• Food Preparation (dinner delivered hot & ready to serve by 6 pm) on Friday 8/15, 16
• Food Servers (2 people each evening 6 – 7:30 pm) on Friday and Saturday, 8/15, 16
• Evening Hosts (2 adults each evening 7 – 9 pm) on Friday and Saturday 8/15, 16
• Family Entertainment (games, crafts, etc with the children) on Friday and Saturday 8/15, 16
• Breakdown and Clean Up on Sunday, 8/17 beginning at 9:30 until finished (approximately 12 noon)

Just a few more volunteers are needed to fill our schedule. Thanks to all who have signed up to help so far.

The Family Shelter Ministry is grateful for the support of St. Peter’s, most especially the many ministries which find alternative meeting space during a hosting week.


Food Pantry

Open every Wednesday from 3:30 to 5:00 for anyone in need. Food Pantry is located at the back of the parking lot.

The food pantry is in need of the following items:
• Non perishable food items

Please bring your items to the Gathering Space on your way into mass. The donations can be placed in the blue storage cart located next to the doors leading into the Parish Center. Thank you as always for your generosity to your parish family and neighbors in need. Please do not bring into the rectory.

If you would like to join this parish ministry, please contact Carl Fazio at 201-803-3329


Pilgrim Statue
of Mary

Praying with Mary (Cover Letter)

Two statues are available every week through August 31.


Journey Retreat

Open to all women who have attended Cornerstone
from 1996 – 2012